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A primer on ethics

by Tibor R. Machan

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]) and index.

    Statementby Tibor R. Machan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .M324 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 184 p. ;
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL969907M
    ISBN 100806129468
    LC Control Number96006502

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